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1 comment on May-13-2011   Add a comment   Contributor:  the Psion (May-13-2011)
Categories: Economic/Financial, Global Warming

Okay, I think this is probably a good idea: Make cloth shopping bags, and then talk with the owner of your local supermarket about getting all the bags you've made and put them in a bin inside the entrances. Maybe get a few friends to help make the bags too, (you'll want to make a lot of them, or, if you have enough money, buuy them).

Then, make a sign and have it say something like "Eco Friendly shopping bags; take a few then replace in bin when done loading groceries into vehicle" or something along those lines, lol. You may have to pay some to have a bin there, but this is why I've formed a strong friendship (it may take a couple months, but after developing a strong relationship, anyone is usually more likely to go along, or even help you with your plans). Anyway, tell what you guys think! :D

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Comment by:  PT (David Alexander) (May-13-2011)   Web site
Would you be prepared to have bags disappearing at the rate of, say, one per day? Your approach might, on the other hand, bring out the best in the customers; and who knows, a popular movement to make and offer cloth bags, might arise.

Thanks for the thoughtful idea.

  
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Member: <b>the Psion</b> I am a psion, (a person is is very attuned to psionic frequencies, and the like). I was raised in a violent household, however, I have a strong urge to help others as much as I can. I want to help change the world. :D
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